The Way of the Sufi

The Way of the Sufi

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  • Paperback
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  • 320 Pages
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The Way of the Sufi

The Way of the Sufi

Idries Shah

Table of Contents

Introduction

Part One: The Study of Sufism in the West
Notes and Bibliography

Part Two: Classical Authors
1. El-Ghazali
2. Omar Khayyam
3. Attar of Nishapur
4. Ibn El-Arabi
5. Saadi of Shiraz
6. Hakim Jami
7. Hakim Sanai
8. Jalaludin Rumi

Part Three: Four Major Orders
Background
1. The Chishti Order
2. The Qadiri Order
3. The Suhrawardi Order
4. The Naqshbandi Order

Part Four: Among the Masters

Part Five: Teaching-Stories

Part Six: Themes for Solitary Contemplation
1. Solitary Contemplation Themes
2. A Sufi Notebook

Part Seven: Group Recitals

Part Eight: Letters and Lectures

Part Nine: Questions and Answers on Sufism
1. Sufism and Islam (Mohammed Ali El-Misri)
2. Deep Understanding (Rais Tchaqmaqzade)

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